NELSON, Lars

WI 15th Inf Co H. Residence: Neenah, Winnebago County, Wisconsin. Born in Denmark. Civil War: Age 20. Unmarried. Miller. Blue eyes, dark hair, dark complexion, 5’6”. Enlisted for three years on 22 Dec 1861 at Neenah and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 13 Feb 1862. Private. Died of disease in hospital at Nashville, Tennessee, 25 Feb 1863. Buried in the National Cemetery at Nashville; section E, grave 875. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 76-10, 77-8; red book vol 20 p118) (Buslett p569) (Ager p310) (Ulvestad p313) (Meeker) “Nilson, Lars” “Nielson, Lars”

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